Bread Upon the Waters I: Mansa Abubakari Keita II, Prince of Mali

This is the story of Mansa Abubakari II, 9thEmperor of Mali – a visionary, a risk-taker, a man whose dream was not deferred. [TRWBS #249 – Bread Upon the Waters – February 3, 2018.] Listen to the Episode.iTunesGoogle PlayShare Leave a ReviewClammr ItListen in a New WindowDownloadSoundCloudStitcherSubscribe on AndroidSubscribe via RSSTuneInOvercastiHeartRadio Powered by the Simple Read More …

The Beginnings of Blaxploitation

This is the story of the beginnings of Blaxploitation. This is also the story of, perhaps, the biggest “pusherman” in your life – and the drug he is selling you: white gold, also known as sucrose, processed and refined sugar. This is, too, the story of the Dominican sugar plantations in the Caribbean – and Read More …